Normally when the general public ponders Texas, a whole lot of big sky and rugged individualism and generosity of spirit springs to mind. The thought of progressive politics is probably farther away than Bedouin olive trays are to an armadillo. But that's exactly what's going on right now as the country's most heroic representatives try their darndest to protect the Lone Star State's most precious commodity. The lives of our precious yellow roses. Our lady folk.
Dr. Jerry Schrader, Great Bend, was named 2013 Kansas Veterinarian Medical Association "Veterinarian of the Year" at the KVMA annual meeting and awards lunch during the June conference for veterinarians in Manhattan.
July 23, 2013|
By Deborah Freund
Special to the Tribune
LARNED - Linda S. (Cooper) Satterlee, 64, of rural Larned and formerly of Great Bend, passed away on July 22, at the Diversicare of Larned Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Larned after a lengthy illness. Funeral arrangements are pending with Charter Funerals of Great Bend.
This week's Chamber of Commerce Coffee will be hosted by Heart of Kansas Family Health Care, 1905 19th Street, at 9:30 a.m., Thursday. Ambassador in charge will be Karmi Green with greeters Jan Westfall and Ronda Sjogren. Coffee, refreshments and door prizes will be available.